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Lakeside Cafe

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Trenance Lane, Newquay TR7 2HX, England
01637 872703
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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266 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always have at least one evening meal in the Lakeside when in Newquay. Tonight wonderful prawn cocktail, steak and cheesecake what an amazing taste sensation. You will not get better food anywhere and the waitresses are polite and good fun too. Looking forward to next time.

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Falmouth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came to lakeside cafe for lunch with my partner and we thought it was one of the best lunches we have ever had, I had the Mediterranean with goats cheese and pesto flatbread and my partner a jacket potato, both of which were very good quality and priced very well! Great for if you just want coffee too, served with... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Revisited this again as normally do when in Newquay, was a week day evening but only 8 of us in. Do not feel this is as good as it was, not good for people with dairy intolerances as nearly all dishes had some in. Choice not as good food was nice but not exceptional as it was a couple of... More 

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Thank susan w
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was recommend by my cousin. We arrived to a pleasant welcome and our table was ready. Standard menu was great but also the specials menu looked good! Starter was the prawn and onion with cured salmon and crab pate. It's was very good and tasted great. Pork belly was amazing best I have had in a long time. Would defiantly... More 

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Truro, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been here several times for coffee in the daytime, it is usually packed with Mums and babies. There never seems to be enough staff on in the day so you have to wait ages for coffee which is a shame. However in the evening it is fantastic, amazing food, great service and a lovely atmosphere.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You always know when the local people use a cafe that you are certain to get good value for money.Excellent food,spotlessly clean inside and out,good friendly service,we will certainly visit Lakeside Cafe again and again.

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Thank Stephen B
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

We came across this little cafe/restaurant after parking up ready to go for a wander nearby and needed a spot of lunch. When we entered it was very busy with only 1 table free, all a good atmosphere with plenty of groups, couples and families in. The waitress was very helpful and honest letting us know there would be approx.... More 

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Newquay, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

I have visited the restaurant on a number of occasions in the past and have found that they are constantly under staffed and that it takes a very long time to get served. I left without ordering on the occasion before this visit after waiting to be even acknowledged by the staff member on duty at the time in 40... More 

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chester uk
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85 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

We went for breakfast on a Saturday ,it was busy and they were short handed but it was worth the wait .It was a decent size and very very good quality called there again on Monday to have dinner but was shut which was a shame

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Thank tref
Tiverton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

We had a pleasant lunch, we did not book so had to sit at a small coffee table, our own fault for not booking as they are a popular place. The food was good as always my Pulled Pork was very tasty and they were happy to do fresh bread for my elderly father rather than toast with his pate... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trenance Lane, Newquay TR7 2HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Newquay
  • Phone Number: 01637 872703

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?